The Fred and Alice Stanback Coastal Education Center in Wrightsville Beach is looking for:

Classroom Aquariums Curator

The N.C. Coastal Federation is setting up three salt water aquariums in the classroom at the Fred and Alice Stanback Coastal Education Center in Wrightsville Beach. We are in need of volunteers with saltwater aquarium experience to help us set up the aquariums and establish a maintenance schedule. If you have some experience with aquariums, we could use your help.

Hours:

  • Initial Set Up: 3-5 hours
  • Weekly Maintenance: 1-2 hours (shared with other volunteers)

School Yard Rain Garden Steward

The N.C. Coastal Federation is seeking assistance with regular maintenance with the rain gardens and stormwater wetlands at the Alderman and Bradley Creek Elementary Schools in Wilmington. We are looking for people who would be willing to “adopt” a rain garden and perform monthly maintenance activities. This includes weeding, pruning and removing invasive species. Master to novice gardeners are welcome. Training and tools will be supplied.

Hours:

  • Initial Training: 1-2 hours
  • Monthly Maintenance: 2-4 hours (shared with other volunteers)

If interested, please contact rebeccap@nccoast.org or call 910-509-2838 extension 204 for more information.